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1246- Systems Engineer Senior Technical Specialist

Chantilly, Virginia
TS/SCI Full Scope Polygraph


The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.


The selected candidate will support the client's Technical Director (TD) in assessing new technologies, leading innovation projects, integrating roadmaps, and helping shape the direction of the organization through strategic and tactical methods. The candidate will work a myriad of tasks and be responsible for but not limited to the following:

  • Assessing technology roadmaps and providing recommendations on gaps, redundancy, obsolete efforts, and integration points
  • Work across multiple teams to understand/evaluate innovation efforts and transition them successfully to the development teams
  • Define processes to enhance communication of technology/innovation efforts across the organization
  • Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with multi-discipline engineering teams to develop lower level detailed requirements
  • Develop acquisition strategies to leverage academia and industry to provide solutions to difficult problem sets
  • Participates in design reviews of components (hardware and software) to ensure applicability to mission, technical direction, and feasibility
  • Facilitate Engineering Review Board (or successor)
  • Identify risks and mitigations across technical, operational, and analytical perspectives


  • Demonstrated technologist across multiple domains
  • Acquisition experience a plus (writing SOWs and assessing proposals)
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, shape, and communicate technical strategies
  • Build relationships across all levels of the organizations
  • Requires 12 to 15 years with BS/BA or 10 to 13 years with MS/MA or 7 to 9 years with Ph.D.


Active Top Secret/SCI with Full Scope Polygraph Security Clearance